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Israel security unnerved by Egyptian politics
Friends appear to be few and far between as Arab Spring snuffs out regional partners for Israel.
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2011 19:46

The Egyptian revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak had particular resonance in Israel.

The country lost one of its closest allies in the region, and a loyal partner in security. And now, with the Muslim Brotherhood poised to make great gains in the elections, Israel's longstanding peace treaty with Egypt is again coming into question.

Al Jazeera's Tony Birtley reports from Sinai, Egypt.

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